TITLE

$$--and Sense?

AUTHOR(S)
Hoover, Richard
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
PN;May2009, Vol. 63 Issue 5, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the impact of the 2010 military budget proposes by the U.S. President Barack Obama to the veterans in the country. He states that the budget aims to improve veterans' high quality care by providing mobile health clinics, and increasing veteran centers. He also notes that the budget is designed to cover medical expenses of retired veterans from service.
ACCESSION #
37345158

 

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